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City Ballet's The Nutcracker Reviews

Spreckels Theatre (San Diego, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

21 ratings
4.4 average rating
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39 events
24 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 20 2013

The Speckles Theatre is an intimate venue which provide seating with great views of the stage. The orchestra and chorale were great! The dancing was inconsistent throughout the production, but it was an enjoyable event to get one in the holiday...continued

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
7 events
2 reviews
1 stars
15 events
6 reviews
4 stars
6 events
6 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 19 2013

The show was really good. Loved the music and the performers were excellent. BUT....the seats were sooooo close together with
absolutely NO LEG ROOM. This put me in a very compromising position, since I'm a tall person. Needles to say, it was...continued

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7 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 20 2013

Seats were in great location. Performance was enjoyable. The City Ballet troupe has developed nicely. Only a few miscues along the way. Great to see local folks in it.

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Melanie
5 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Dec 15 2013

Wonderful performance! Will recommend to others. Put me in the Christmas spirit and all the dancers were beautiful

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11 events
3 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 14 2013

A beautiful experience. Such fun to see so many parents and small children enjoying a classic way to celebrate the season. Dancing, costumes, sets all pleasing. Wondered why the ending was changed. Clara did not wake up from her dream.
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15 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 15 2013

I love to attend the Nutcracker Ballet during the holidays with friends and family, it always gets me in the Christmas spirit! The music is beautiful and the performers are outstanding.

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5 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 15 2013

The theater was beautiful! The orchestra was wonderful and the actual ballet was the best I've seen in a number of years!

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 19 2013

Great, easy experience purchasing and picking up our tickets! The show was fantastic!

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Goldstar Member
6 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Dec 22 2013

It was a smaller venue than we're use to but it was nice. However I could not see very well because of the people directly in front of me. The seats should slope up more so the front rows are lower than the rows in back or maybe the stage should...continued

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2 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 14 2013

Overall it was a cute show, the performers were not in sync and it felt long which means it was not as captivating as I hoped it would be.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Dec 19 2013

The Nutcracker, by City Ballet, was a wonderful production! Everything from the beautiful costumes, wonderful set designs, and lighting, to the music, and dancing, were just superb! I suggest, if you want to see an excellent production of The...continued

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